On June 15, for next year's "Album of The Year," "Record of The Year," "Song of The Year," and "Best New Artist," Billboard selected their "greatest predictions." However, ARMYs and non-fans find it surprising that BTS hasn't been mentioned, considering their achievements.
Finally, Procter & Gamble revealed their newest Downy brand spokesperson! On May 7, Downy China's official Weibo page hinted about their new endorser. And now, fans might be hoarding the product as one of the leading international brands P&G finally divulged the mystery girl who will represent their product, Downy.
As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the eastern shore leg of the social and music festival KCON 2020 and BTS' Map of The Soul World Tour in North America has been postponed.
The Hallyu ban in China will come to a halt as China and Korea will be uniting forces for an online concert to raise funds to conquer coronavirus. BIGBANG's G-Dragon and China's Jay Chou will lead the lineup of performers.
Former Sistar member Soyou hinted to her Instagram followers about something they should look forward to after they got curious about her winter photo. She launched her own YouTube channel, titled “Soyou's Diary,” on March 19 with her initial vlog set in Switzerland.
HIGH CUT magazine featured the boy group SEVENTEEN members Mingyu, The8, Hoshi, and Vernon and shared their amazing brotherhood. The group shared their experience regarding their recent "Ode To You" world tour.
Tzuyu updated her fans on March 16 about her current situation while under self-quarantine in Taiwan. The female idol uploaded a selca with her dog, with a caption that reveals her current state while she's abiding the 14-day home quarantine.
On Sunday, March 8, 2020, 1TEAM brought the lyrics of “Make This” to life for the New York stop of their “Hello! Just One!” 2020 US Tour, making the Music Hall of Williamsburg…. so hot! Check it out, Team Ones!
Yoo Seung Jun finally won his case against the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Los Angeles. The K-pop artist succeeded in protesting his plea over the revocation of his VISA.
BLACKPINK's Lisa owned the center-stage and impressed the audience with her astonishing solo dance performance in "Youth With You." The Thai-born K-pop superstar stunned everyone, including the trainees, and she was welcomed with loud cheers.
MAMAMOO Solar shared one of her experiences in Cebu, Philippines where she mentioned about being culture-shocked while travelling. She said, for a non-local like her, she was surely stunned.
The supposed comeback of the "Kings of K-pop" BIGBANG, which was their anticipated attendance at the Coachella Festival in the U.S., may or may not happen as the annual event has been postponed to October in light of the coronavirus outbreak. It would've been their first-ever stage performance after all the members have finally fulfilled their military service.
Music Bank show in Dubai was canceled due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus outbreak. On March 3, the organizer Makestar announced that they will cancel the 'Music Bank' World Tour, which was scheduled to be held in Dubai on the 21st, and refund the ticket in full.
BTS set a new record once again after 'ON', title track of their new album 'Map of the Soul: 7', ranked 4th on the Billboard Hot 100. Last year, the septet's lead single and collaborative track 'Boy With Luv' with international singer Halsey took the 8th spot on the same chart.
K-pop group Monsta X talked about the success of their first all-English album 'ALL ABOUT LUV' in an exclusive interview with TIME.
BLACKPINK is rumored to collaborate with international sensation Lady Gaga. Their managing agency, YG Entertainment also expressed their side about this issue. It was on March 4 when the radio channel Capital FM of the United Kingdom speculated a rumor that BLACKPINK kpop girl group will be featured on Lady Gaga's new album.
On the 26th of February, AOA member Seolhyun recently faced criticism and received hate comments after posting her photos enjoying her quality time in New York on her Instagram account.
Group MONSTA X is ranked 5th on the Billboard Main Album 'Billboard 200' in the US. As they entered the Billboard 200 chart for the first time, Korean singers ranked fifth in the group after the group BTS and Super M.
A proof picture with BTS's James Corden has been released. On the 26th, the official Instagram of The Late Late Show with James Corden posted a picture with the words "It's almost time".